Are you prepared if a disaster strikes your neighborhood?

City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department

Start by visiting their web site at:

For information and emergency checklists, visit their Get Prepared page: ​


You can download a Comprehensive Guide On Family Preparedness (or get the large type version).

CERT Los Angeles (Community Emergency Response Team)

Local government prepares for everyday emergencies. However, during a disaster, the number and scope of incidents can overwhelm conventional emergency services. The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is an all-risk, all-hazard training. This valuable course is designed to help you protect yourself, your family, your neighbors and your neighborhood in an emergency situation.